$2.4 million lottery ticket sold in Lehigh County

Author: , WFMZ.com Reporter, NDougherty@wfmz.com
Published: Nov 27 2012 10:42:50 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 27 2012 06:47:05 PM EST
UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. -

One lucky area lottery ticket holder is looking at a $2.4 million payday from a ticket that was bought at a Lehigh County beer store.

Lottery officials said the Match 6 Lotto jackpot winning ticket was sold at Iron Run Beverage, 7525 Tilghman St., Upper Macungie Twp.

The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers: 01-05-13-31-33-49 from the Monday night drawing.

Match 6 tickets cost $2 each.

The ticket wins a jackpot of $2, 420,800.50, less 25 percent for federal taxes.

Iron Run Beverage will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.